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A: The UNZ.org website is intended to provide convenient access to a large quantity of high-quality content material, mostly published over the last 150 years in America and England, including both articles and books, encompassing over one million readable items and titles of another million items not readable due to copyright. Much of this material has never previously been available anywhere on the Internet and should be useful for researchers and intellectual historians.

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A: The inclusion of the copyright-excluded material allows users to examine a more nearly complete collection of a given author's writings, even if many of the particular items themselves are currently unavailable due to copyright. If necessary, many of these other items can often be accessed and read on other websites or content systems, especially in the case of extent publications. Furthermore, there is a chance that at some future point these publications will be released for reading on this website as well.

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A: The current Version 2.0 release of UNZ.org incorporates major design changes from the previous version, but nearly all of the same underlying printed content is still available. Given the relatively slight use of the previous links to external videos and webzines, these portions have been removed, thereby streamlining access to the printed materials which constitute the main value of the system. Another major change has been the widespread use of Javascript, rendering most of the pages "reactive" as you begin entering information.

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A: Most of the main pages of the website contain one or more "Reactive Clouds," with the names of various authors or publications. Javascript functions cause these Clouds to "react" and change the displayed information as you begin typing in the entry boxes. For example, as you enter the first few letters of an author's name on the Home page, the Clouds adjust to display only those authors whose names begin with those letters. Similar adjustments occur as you start typing in a particular decade or year, or if you select one of the drop-down settings or other filter. This allows you to quickly focus in on the individuals you are seeking based on your particular criteria.

At any point, the relative size of the names in a given Cloud indicates the volume of underlying content material associated with that name. Meanwhile, the color indicates what fraction of the content material is readable (for copyright reasons): bright blue indicates mostly readable, dark blue indicates partly readable, and black means mostly unreadable

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A: The main Articles and Books pages, as well as the Overview tabs for individual authors or publications, display a Listing of articles (or books) towards the bottom of the page. Like the Clouds, these Listings are "reactive" and automatically adjust as you being typing in any of the information in the various data entry fields---Title, Author, Publication, or Period, displaying only those items that match your selection.

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A: When you reach the pages associated with a given publication, you can examine the contents in a number of different ways, accessed via the different tabs. The default Overview tab gives you the Cloud of authors for that publication plus the Listing of individual articles, with both of these being "reactive" as you provide information in the Title, Author, or Period fields.

There are also several other tabs. The Tree tab displays a dynamic tree allowing the individual time periods, issues, and articles to be opened for greate detail. The Year Contents tab displays the tables of contents for all the issues of a given year, the Issues, Small Covers, and Large Covers tabs display those views of the contents for a given decade, and the All Years tab provides an overview of the entire archive of the periodical. In addition, the drop down field in the control bar may be used to explore the different periods. All these pages allow for convenient browsing of the contents of a given periodical and clicking on any of the individual links accessing more detailed information.

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A: As mentioned above, much of the exploration of the website contents is normally performed by browsing the various different pages or entering information into the various text fields and having the displayed information automatically adjust. Actual Searches are performed in a parallel manner, by entering the target information into the data fields and then pressing the Search button (or simply hitting Enter). The system then performs a Search across the selected Text, Title, Author, and other information and displays the findings in a new Search Results tab.

Searches may be performed on any of these individual pages, or on the Power Search page, which allows for more detailed Searches across all content material.
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American Political Science Review Archives
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  • American Political Science Review
    Total Archives: 87 Years, 377 Issues, 28,014 Articles, 104,447pp
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    1. Book Reviews, Notes, Notices and Bibliography 
      American Political Science Review
      , September 1951, pp. 836-866
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      (3 Reviews)
      Making Public Policy, by Steven Kelman
      1. Making Public Policy by Steven Kelman
      2. Evidence, Argument, and Persuasion in the Policy Process by Giandomenico Majone
      3. Beyond Privatization by Lester M. Salamon and Michael S. Lund
      American Political Science Review
      , September 1990, pp. 951-952
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      (Review)
      The New Deal and the States, by James T. Patterson
      1. The New Deal and the States by James T. Patterson
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 631
    4. [+]
      (Review)
      Contemporary Constitutional Issues, by Alan H. Schechter
      1. Contemporary Constitutional Issues by Alan H. Schechter
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 632-633
    5. [+]
      (Review)
      Learned Hand's Court, by Marvin Schick
      1. Learned Hand's Court by Marvin Schick
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 634-635
    6. [+]
      (Review)
      The Modern Supreme Court, by Robert G. McCloskey and Martin Shapiro
      1. The Modern Supreme Court by Robert G. McCloskey and Martin Shapiro
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 625
    7. [+]
      (Review)
      Revenue Sharing, by Henry S. Reuss
      1. Revenue Sharing by Henry S. Reuss
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 631
    8. [+]
      (Review)
      Alexander Hamilton and the Idea of Republican Government, by Gerald Stourzh
      1. Alexander Hamilton and the Idea of Republican Government by Gerald Stourzh
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 637-638
    9. [+]
      (Review)
      The Wise Minority, by Leon Friedman
      1. The Wise Minority by Leon Friedman
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 616
    10. [+]
      (Review)
      Racial Discrimination and Public Policy in the United States, by Richard M. Burkey
      1. Racial Discrimination and Public Policy in the United States by Richard M. Burkey
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 614-615
    11. [+]
      (Review)
      Northern Schools and Civil Rights, by Frank Levy
      1. Northern Schools and Civil Rights by Frank Levy
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 623-624
    12. [+]
      (Review)
      Political Tendencies in Louisiana, 1812-1952, by Perry H. Howard
      1. Political Tendencies in Louisiana, 1812-1952 by Perry H. Howard
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 619-620
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      (Review)
      TVA and the Power Fight, 1933-1939, by Thomas K. McCraw
      1. TVA and the Power Fight, 1933-1939 by Thomas K. McCraw
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 626
    14. [+]
      (Review)
      The Seniority System in Congress, by Barbara Hinckley
      1. The Seniority System in Congress by Barbara Hinckley
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 618
    15. [+]
      (Review)
      The Draft and Public Policy, by James M. Gerhardt
      1. The Draft and Public Policy by James M. Gerhardt
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 617
    16. [+]
      (Review)
      Air Pollution and the Social Sciences, by Paul B. Downing
      1. Air Pollution and the Social Sciences by Paul B. Downing
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 616
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      (2 Reviews)
      Radicals or Conservatives?, by James McEvoy III
      1. Radicals or Conservatives? by James McEvoy III
      2. Power on the Right by William W. Turner
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 626-627
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      (Review)
      The Politics of City Revenue, by Arnold J. Meltsner
      1. The Politics of City Revenue by Arnold J. Meltsner
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, pp. 628-629
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      (Review)
      James Madison, by Neal Riemer
      1. James Madison by Neal Riemer
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 632
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      (Review)
      Leadership Development for Public Service, by Barry A. Passett
      1. Leadership Development for Public Service by Barry A. Passett
      American Political Science Review
      , June 1973, p. 630